Terms and conditions

Venom Research LTD Terms and conditions

1 General

1.1 This Venom Research site at venomresearch.com, (the "Site") is a shopping website where you can browse, select and order products from Venom Research, "us" or "we").

1.2 Your access to and use of the Site, including your order of Products through the Site, is governed by these terms and conditions.

2 Compliance

2.1 You agree to be bound by and comply with, these terms and conditions. In addition to these trading terms, there are terms and conditions that apply to the use of the Site. You agree to comply with the terms of use. You can view the Terms of Use here.

2.2 You agree to comply with all relevant laws relating to your use of the Site and your placement of any order through the Site.

3 Placing an order for Products

3.1 You may order Products by selecting and submitting your order through the Site in accordance with these terms and conditions.

3.2 Any order placed through this Site for a Product is an offer by you to purchase the particular Product for the price notified (including the delivery and other charges and taxes) at the time you place the order.

3.3 We may ask you to provide additional details or require you to confirm your details to enable us to process any orders placed through the Site.

3.4 You agree to provide us with current, complete, and accurate details when asked to do so by the Site.

4 Acceptance or rejection of an order

4.1 In certain circumstances, we may need to reject your order. This may happen when the requested Product is not available or if there is an error in the price or the product description posted on the Site.

4.2 Each order placed for Products through the Site that we accept results in a separate binding agreement between you and us for the supply of those Products. For each order accepted by us, we will:

(a) supply the Products in that order to you in accordance with these terms and conditions; and

(b) provide you with an email confirmation of that order.

4.3 If we reject an order placed through the Site, then we will endeavour to notify you of that rejection at the time you place the order or within a reasonable time after you submit your order.

5 Backorders

5.1 If we determine that we do not have a particular Product in your order in stock, then we will use reasonable endeavour for 30 days to order the relevant Product ("Back Ordered Products"). In this instance, we will notify you of the relevant Back Ordered Products and the anticipated delivery date.

6 Restricted Products

6.1 There are no restricted products.

7 Minimum and maximum amounts in each order

7.1 The minimum purchase amount for each order is $10.00 excluding the Delivery Fee. If specified on the Site for a particular Product, you may only obtain up to the maximum amount of that Product (if any) specified on our Site.

8 Delivery of Products

8.1 We will only deliver Products ordered through the Site to a location where we provide delivery services.

8.2 You may obtain further information on the Site about our delivery timeframes and how we deliver certain Products. The Delivery Fee for your order depends on the type of Product you order (in particular, the size and weight of the Product).

8.3 You agree to comply with certain delivery requirements specified below and such other requirements that we notify you of when you place your order through the Site.

8.4 We also recommend that you be present to accept the delivery of your order.

8.5 You:

(a) acknowledge and agree that any person at the Delivery Address who receives the Products is authorised by you to receive your order. 

 8.6  Venom Research will use well-known trusted courier companies to deliver your goods.

8.7  If we have the item in stock we will aim send it out within 3 business days.  Please allow 7 working days for delivery of your goods (although we anticipate delivery to be much quicker)

If the item is not currently in stock we will order your item the same or next business day and if the supply of your item to our store should take more than 3 days, we will contact you and let you know.  Once the item arrives at our store we will courier it to you the same or next business day.  In this instance please allow up to 10 working days for delivery in New Zealand. 

9 Risk and title

9.1 Risk and title to the Products passes to you on the date and time of delivery to the Delivery Address. 

10 Cancelling an order

10.1 We may cancel any part of an order (including any orders that we have accepted) without any liability to you for that cancellation at any time if:

(a) the Products in that order are not available, or

(b) there is an error in the price or the product description posted on the Site for the Product in that order, or

(c) that we reasonably believe your order has been placed in breach of these terms and conditions.

If we do so, then we will endeavour to provide you with reasonable notice of that cancellation, and will not charge you for the canceled order.

11 Fees and charges

11.1 We will charge you, and you agree to pay, the purchase price of each Product that is ordered, the delivery fee for your order that we notify you when you place your order ("Delivery Fee") and any other fees and charges set out in these terms and conditions.

11.2 All fees and charges identified in these terms and conditions and all prices for the Products include GST where applicable.

11.3 The purchase price of each Product is shown on the product list on the Site at the time you place your order. The purchase price of a Product on the Site may not be the same or correspond to the prices in any of our distributors for the same Product.

11.4 Prices for Products change from time to time and we do not provide any notice of these changes. Subject to these terms and conditions (and in particular, our Back Order Policy), once we have accepted your order, we will not change any prices that apply to the Products in that order.

12 Payment methods

12.1 You may pay the fees and charges for an accepted order via direct deposit as set out below.

12.2 If you have chosen to use direct deposit to pay the fees and charges for the order that has been accepted by us, details of our account details will be provided in our checkout process regarding where and how the fees and charges need to be deposited.

12.3 Once you have deposited the amount for the fees and charges for your order, then you will then need to contact Customer Service to complete the payment process. We ask that you provide us with the details of the order, the date deposited, the amount deposited, the customer number, and the email address of your account to enable us to apply the direct deposit to your order that we accept. If you wish to use this payment method, you must allow at least 48 hours for confirmation of your payment. If you do not deposit the relevant amount for your order into our nominated account within 5 business days of the date of the order, then we will contact you. We may, however, need to cancel your order if we cannot agree on other arrangements.

12.4 If we have previously agreed that you are a business customer that may obtain Products from us on a deferred payment basis, then we will invoice you the fees and charges for the Products you have ordered when the aggregate amount payable by you for all orders placed under these terms and conditions reaches or exceeds the agreed amount. You must pay us the fees and charges in accordance with these terms and conditions.

12.5 If you choose to pay by credit card, you authorise us to debit the amount that is payable for an accepted order from your nominated credit card along with the processing fees. 

12.6 You must not pay or attempt to pay, for Products through any fraudulent or unlawful means.

12.7 We will provide you with a receipt at the time of delivery which specifies the total fees and charges for the Products in the order.

12.8 We are a New Zealand-based business and all payments will be in NZ dollars regardless of the currency of the destination country

13 Damaged Products & Warranty 

13.1 You must check any Product delivered to you to determine if it is damaged. If a Product is damaged on delivery, then you should refuse to take receipt of that Product and notify us through our sales email. (Sales@venomresearch.com) If you notice damage to a Product after delivery, you should notify us within 7 days of delivery.

13.2 The standard NZ warranty for the Venom MicroPro & standard capacity lithium-Ion battery pack is 12 months or 500 cycles, whichever occurs first. 

14 Liability

14.1 Subject to clause 14.3, we exclude all implied terms and warranties whether statutory or otherwise, relating to the Site or the subject matter of this agreement. You acknowledge that the Site is provided "as is" and that we do not make any warranty or representation as to the suitability of the Site or a Product for any purpose.

14.2 Subject to clause 14.3, we will not be liable to you for indirect and consequential loss (including without limitation for loss of revenue, loss of profits, failure to realise expected profits or savings, and any other commercial or economic loss of any kind) or loss or corruption of data, in contract, tort, under any statute or otherwise (including negligence) arising from or connected to this agreement.

14.3 Where any law implies in this agreement any term, and that law voids or prohibits provisions which exclude or modify the operation of such term, then the term is taken to be included in this agreement. However, our liability for breach of such term will be, if permitted by law, limited to one of the following remedies (at our option):

(a) in the case of services: the resupply of the services; or the payment of the cost of resupply; and

(b) in the case of goods: the replacement of the goods, the supply of equivalent goods, the repair of the goods; the payment of the cost of replacing the goods (or of acquiring equivalent goods), or the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired.

14.4 Our liability to you for loss or damage of any kind arising out of this agreement or in connection with the relationship established by it is reduced to the extent (if any) that you cause or contribute to the loss or damage. This reduction applies whether our liability is in contract, tort (including negligence), under any statute or otherwise.

14.5 Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to limit or exclude any liability that cannot be excluded by law.

15 Termination

15.1 We may immediately suspend, terminate or limit your access to and use of the Site and (where relevant) your account if you breach these terms and conditions and:

(a) the breach cannot be remedied; or

(b) you fail to remedy the breach within 10 days of our notice to you of that breach; or

(c) if there is an emergency.

15.2 We may stop making the Site (or any part of it) available without prior notice. If so, any orders that we have accepted will not be affected by this unless the Products that have been ordered are no longer available or we are prevented from supplying the Products, in which case, we will notify you and will refund to you all valid payments received by us for those Products.

16 Changes to these terms and conditions

16.1 For future orders, these terms may be different and so we recommend that you read these terms carefully each time you agree to them during the ordering process.

17 Privacy policy

17.1 We respect your privacy. We collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993. The manner in which we generally collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information is set out in our Privacy Policy. You can view our Privacy Policy here.

17.2 We will collect your personal information through your use of the Site or through your personal contact with us. You agree for us to collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information in ways we consider appropriate namely:

(a) for the purpose of and incidental to providing our products and services to you in a secure way. This includes uses and disclosures which we require to operate the Site; and

(b) with, to, and from third parties who provide services to us in relation to online shopping. These may include mailing houses, call centres, gateway providers, delivery service providers, and organisations that assist us to check for or prevent unauthorised or fraudulent transactions.

(c) for other purposes to which you consent to (either express or inferred consent).

17.3 We may transfer your personal information to others in countries outside New Zealand. We will only do this within the scope of clause 17.2.

18 General

18.1 If the whole or any part of a provision of this agreement is void, unenforceable, or illegal in a jurisdiction it is severed for that jurisdiction. The remainder of this agreement has full force and effect and the validity or enforceability of that provision in any other jurisdiction is not affected. This clause has no effect if the severance alters the basic nature of this agreement or is contrary to public policy.

18.2 This agreement is governed by the laws of New Zealand. Each party submits to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of that place.

18.3 Updated terms and conditions are available on request in writing.

19 Definitions

Capitalised terms used are defined in these terms and conditions. In these terms:

Classification Board means the Classification Board established under the Films, Videos, and Publications Classification Act 1993.

Contact Hours means. 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday (Wellington Time).

Delivery Address means the address specified by you during the customer registration process for the delivery of Products that we will supply to you under these terms and conditions.

GST has the meaning it has in the Goods and Services Tax Act 1985.

Product means each good or service that is advertised on the Site.